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What Ways Beside Sex Can You Get AIDS

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DR JOHN ALLL THE WAY FROM INDIA.......A DRUG ADDICT{NO SEX}

HI DR JOHN iam from india,and ya iam a drug addict,on 23 july 2002 i foolishly used a used needle of a person whose hiv status i didnt know,therefore i tested for hiv on 23 october,it came negative,am i negative?should i retest?plzzz advice...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
A negative antibody test 3 months after exposure would indicate you are negative and no further testing is necessary unless you have another exposure; JLS.... Read more »

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CAN YOU GET AIDS BY DOING ORAL SEX?... Read more »
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Inching Our Way Forward: Funding Sex Education

During the first two years of Barack Obama's presidency, advocates for comprehensive sex education saw positive changes. After nearly 30 years of strong support for abstinence-only-until-marriage programs, two-thirds of federal funding for these... Read more »
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HIV Prevention Is the Surest Way to Fight AIDS

The authors, James Krellenstein (left) and Jim Eigo, at an August 15 demonstration at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, where ACT UP/NY and allies protested recent funding cuts to the City's postexposure prophylaxis (PEP)... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: AIDS Researchers in Winnipeg to Brainstorm on New Ways to Fight Disease

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Black AIDS Institute

5 Ways Adults Can Help Young People Avoid Getting HIV/AIDS

No one can turn back the hands of time, but with the benefit of hindsight, we often wish that we had made different choices or had had information to help us make a better decision. Cory and Jah were diagnosed with HIV at about age 16. Now 25, they... Read more »
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Am I the only one who feels this way??Plz answer

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I had sex unprotected and had a test done at 50 days afterwards and it was negative. This is a little over 6 weeks and I have heard that they are thinking of making 6 weeks a conclusive time for testing so I kinda relaxed a bit but planned on... Read more »

whats my chance of getting AIDS by giving oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
About 3 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a sex worker in China. It lasted for about 1-2 minutes and I didn't feel any cuts in my mouth. What would be the possibility of me contracting AIDS this way assuming if she was HIV positive?

This is the most... Read more »

Sex after AIDS

Posted by pozMalcontent, 3 Replies
Hi folks!

Since my diagnosis (nearly four years ago), I have had problems with physical intimacy. My partner of 15 years is still negative and we would like to keep it that way. Whenever it comes to being intimate (not even sex, really) I tense up.... Read more »

FRIEND WITH AIDS HAVING UNPROTECTED SEX !!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Help I have a friend that is having sex with several people, some married, some very young and that are also dating women with children. He has aids and is suppose to be on meds but is choosing not to take them. He acts like theres nothing wrong... Read more »